Deaths in Music in 1896

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  • Jan 28 Joseph Barnby, composer, dies at 57
  • Feb 4 Henry David Leslie, composer, dies at 73
  • Feb 12 Charles Louis Ambrose Thomas, French composer (Mignon), dies at 84
  • Feb 13 Karl Reinthaler, composer, dies at 73
  • Apr 5 John Rogers Thomas, composer, dies at 66
  • Apr 12 Alexander Ritter, composer, dies at 62
  • Apr 30 Antonio Cagnoni, composer, dies at 68
  • May 12 Juan Morel Campos, composer, dies at 38
  • May 20 Clara Schumann, German pianist and composer of the Romantic era, dies of a stroke at 76
  • Jun 7 Pavlos Carrer, Greek composer (b. 1829)
  • Jun 11 Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer, dies at 72
  • Jul 6 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer, dies at 54
  • Aug 18 Frederick Nichols Crouch, composer, dies at 88
  • Sep 1 Johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62
  • Sep 16 Carlos Gomez, composer, dies at 60
  • Sep 20 Gottfried Conradi, composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 23 Louis-Gilbert Duprez, composer, dies at 89
  • Oct 11 Anton Bruckner, Austrian composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), Wagner disciple and "monumental bore", dies at 72
  • Nov 12 Spyridon Xyndas, composer, dies at 84
  • Nov 13 Antonio Peña y Goñi, Spanish composer, dies at 50
  • Nov 22 Leon Leopold Lewandoski, composer, dies at 65